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The most pleasant months of the year for Omaha are September, June and May. In Omaha, there are 4 comfortable months with high temperatures in the range of 70-85°. July is the hottest month for Omaha with an average high temperature of 85.9°, which ranks it as cooler than most places in Nebraska. February is the snowiest month in Omaha with 6.8 inches of snow, and 7 months of the year have significant snowfall. July is the most humid month, though humidity is low for most of the year.

Today's Weather - Omaha, NE

7 AM PST

Sunny

62°F

7 DAY FORECASTDESCRIPTIONHIGH/LOWWIND
TodaySunny72° / 42°WSW 17 mph
MondayMostly Sunny61° / 33°N 10 mph
TuesdayMostly Sunny62° / 38°NNW 5 to 10 mph
WednesdayPartly Sunny then Slight Chance Light Rain61° / 41°ESE 10 to 14 mph
ThursdayRain Likely53° / 35°E 17 mph
FridayChance Light Rain47° / 28°N 15 to 20 mph
SaturdaySunny49° / 26°NNW 18 mph

Weather Highlights

Summer High: the July high is around 86 degrees
Winter Low: the January low is 13
Rain: averages 31 inches of rain a year
Snow: averages 31 inches of snow a year


BESTPLACES COMFORT INDEX

The annual BestPlaces Comfort Index for the Omaha area is 8.6 (10=best), which means it is more comfortable than most places in Nebraska.

8.6 / 10

A higher score indicates a more comfortable year-round climate. The US average for the comfort index is 7.8. Our index is based on the total number of days annually within the comfort range of 70-80 degrees, and we also applied a penalty for days of excessive humidity.


Average Monthly High and Low (°F)
HighLow
January33° 13°
February37° 17°
March50° 27°
April62° 39°
May73° 51°
June82° 61°
July86° 66°
August84° 63°
September77° 53°
October64° 41°
November48° 28°
December35° 16°
Hot, Freezing, Rainy, Snowy Days: Omaha
Hot
Days
Freezing
Days
Rainy
Days
Snowy
Days
January03054
February02664
March02283
April0791
May10120
June30100
July8090
August5080
September2080
October0570
November02062
December02965

YOU SHOULD KNOW

Many people confuse weather and climate but they are different. Weather is the conditions of the atmosphere over a short period of time, and climate is how the atmosphere is over long periods of time.

Weather is how the atmosphere is behaving and its effects upon life and human activities. Weather can change from minute-to-minute. Most people think of weather in terms of temperature, humidity, precipitation, cloudiness, brightness, visibility, wind, and atmospheric pressure.

Climate is the description of the long-term pattern of weather in a place. Climate can mean the average weather for a particular region and time period taken over 30 years. Climate is the average of weather over time.

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Over 1 years ago

Born and raised in Omaha, moved to the Pacific Northwest for 50 years, and now back in Omaha. Feels safe, secure, good health care, lots of activities. Compared to  More

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Over 1 years ago

Many of the reviews say Omaha is good for family life - it is, but it also offers the best of quality urban living. I've lived here for 20 years, after living in  More

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Pros: Not much happens, no news is good news. No major tornadoes for decades!! Education can be good in areas. Career opportunities for those who take risks and  More

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